Reading lights dreams, articles & books make life successful. On the afternoon of April 18, as the 22nd "World Reading Day" comes, the opening ceremony of “Hu Yuan Reading Festival” was held in Taizhou, aiming to further organize national reading and promote the construction of scholarly city to reach a new stage.
Qu Futian, Secretary of the CPC Wuxi Municipal Committee, made a speech and announced the official opening of the 2017 "Hu Yuan Reading Festival". Zang Dacun, Vice Director of the Taizhou Municipal People's Congress, Wang Xuefeng, Deputy Mayor of Taizhou, Miao Yunzhong, Vice Chairman of Taizhou Municipal Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, were present.
Reading festival this year will centre on the subject "reading lighting dreams, articles &books making life successful", carry out 140 different kinds of activities including recommendations of new books, lectures on literature, sales exhibition of books, soliciting articles for reading and so on, giving citizens the most sumptuous feast of culture.